60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Rouen, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Giverny, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
Train
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Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
Fly
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Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chamonix, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Lyon, France
— 1 night
Fly
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Pisa, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence, Italy
— 6 nights
Drive
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Perugia, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly
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Cannes, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Cassis, France
— 2 nights
Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly
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Toledo, Spain
— 11 nights
Drive
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly to Nice, Shuttle to Monte-Carlo
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
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Cannes, France
— 1 night
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Rouen, France — 1 night

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): wander the streets of Tour Jeanne d'Arc, then explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, then see the interesting displays at Ceramics Museum (Musee de la Ceramique), and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rouen trip maker website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Rouen is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 4 hours. Traveling from Sao Paulo in April, you will find days in Rouen are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are colder (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Giverny.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 16:

Giverny, France — 1 night

Giverny is a small French village in Upper Normandy, best known as the rural retreat of the Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926).
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Fondation Claude Monet, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des impressionnismes, and then examine the collection at Musee de Mecanique Naturelle.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Giverny trip planning app.

Getting from Rouen to Giverny by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Paris.
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Find places to stay Apr 16 — 17:

Paris, France — 6 nights

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Île de la Cité. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Sainte-Chapelle. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Fondation Louis Vuitton, visit Ile Saint-Louis, don't miss a visit to Le Trocadero et son esplanade, and admire the masterpieces at Musee Marmottan Monet.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris road trip planning website.

You can drive from Giverny to Paris in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 23:

Brussels, Belgium — 4 nights

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grand Place and Serres Royales De Laeken. Atomium and Memorial Waterloo 1815 will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Brussels' surroundings by going to Fondation Folon (in La Hulpe), Hallerbos (in Halle) and Groot Begijnhof (in Leuven). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Petit Sablon, get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Natural Sciences, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Brussels trip maker app.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in April, expect nights in Brussels to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bruges.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
Side Trips
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 27:

Bruges, Belgium — 2 nights

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 28th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, then look for gifts at Chocolates & Happiness, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Annakerk (St Anne's Church). On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Adornesdomein & Jeruzalemkerk, sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges, and finally make a trip to Belfry of Bruges.

To find out how to plan a trip to Bruges, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In April in Bruges, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rotterdam.
Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:

Rotterdam, The Netherlands — 1 night

Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stroll through Agnetapark, examine the collection at Museum Prinsenhof Delft, and then wander the streets of Kop van Zuid.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rotterdam driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Rotterdam takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.
Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 5 nights

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Head to Leidseplein and Albert Cuyp Marketfor plenty of shopping. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder and Begijnhof. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, see the interesting displays at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam, take an in-depth tour of Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam itinerary website.

Getting from Rotterdam to Amsterdam by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Munich.
Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 5:

Munich, Germany — 2 nights

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): see the interesting displays at NS-Dokumentationszentrum Muenchen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Burgersaalkirche. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Heiliggeistkirche, then admire the striking features of Old Town Hall, then shop like a local with Kunsthalle Munich, and finally explore the historical opulence of Dachau Palace.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Munich trip builder site.

Getting from Amsterdam to Munich by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can fly to Milan.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:

Milan, Italy — 2 nights

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then get engrossed in the history at Museo Teatrale alla Scala, and then make a trip to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Milan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Munich in May; daily highs in Milan reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Chamonix.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:

Chamonix, France — 1 night

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Chamonix Cemetery, and then get engrossed in the history at Musee Alpin.

To find reviews and tourist information, read our Chamonix trip planner.

Getting from Milan to Chamonix by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Lyon.
Historic Sites · Museums · Spas
Find places to stay May 9 — 10:

Lyon, France — 1 night

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 11th (Thu), browse the exhibits of Fresque des Lyonnais, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Lyon, and then examine the collection at Institut & Musee Lumiere.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lyon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Lyon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Pisa.
Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 10 — 11:

Pisa, Italy — 1 night

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 12th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Knights’ Square, examine the collection at Museo Aviotruppe Esercito Italiano, and then explore the ancient world of Terme di Nerone.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Pisa vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Lyon to Pisa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May in Pisa, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Florence.
Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 11 — 12:

Florence, Italy — 6 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Piazza della Signoria and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and explore the galleries of Synagogue and Jewish Museum of Florence.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Florence itinerary website.

You can drive from Pisa to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. May in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Perugia.
Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay May 12 — 18:

Perugia, Italy — 1 night

Though it features Etruscan defensive walls and a medieval town center, Perugia is perhaps best known for its fine chocolate and annual chocolate festival.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Collegio del Cambio, explore the world behind art at Studio Moretti Caselli, then see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Paolina.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Perugia route planner.

You can drive from Florence to Perugia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. May in Perugia sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rome.
Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:

Rome, Italy — 5 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Villa Borghese will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini and Palazzo Doria Pamphilj. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome itinerary builder site.

Getting from Perugia to Rome by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Perugia in May since evenings lows in Rome dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to fly to Cannes.
Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 19 — 24:

Cannes, France — 1 night

Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 25th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance, and then get to know the fascinating history of Le Suquet.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannes trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Rome to Cannes in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in May, Cannes is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cassis.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:

Cassis, France — 2 nights

Cassis is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Port de Cassis, take a spin around town with Trolib, and then explore the world behind art at Centre d'Art des Penitents Noirs.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cassis journey site.

You can drive from Cannes to Cassis in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Cassis sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Barcelona.
Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 25 — 27:

Barcelona, Spain — 2 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, examine the collection at Joan Miro Foundation, then pick up some local products at La Boqueria, and finally view the masterpieces at Villa del Arte Galleries. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, then take a stroll through Ciutat Vella, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cassis to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Toledo.
Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:

Toledo, Spain — 11 nights

Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Visit Catedral Primada and Colegiata de Santa Maria for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo del Queso Manchego y Coleccion de Arte de Manzanares and Museo de Tapices de la Catedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Toledo: Parque Arqueologico de Carranque (in Carranque), Archivo-Museo Sanchez Mejias (in Manzanares) and Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Prado (in Talavera de la Reina). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, take an in-depth tour of Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito, discover the riches below the earth's surface at El Pozo De Los Deseos, and take a stroll through Casco Historico de Toledo.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Toledo vacation builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Toledo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Toledo, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Madrid.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
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Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 9:

Madrid, Spain — 2 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Puerta de Alcala, then wander the streets of Barrio de Salamanca, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madrid day trip tool.

Getting from Toledo to Madrid by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Monte-Carlo.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 11:

Monte-Carlo, Monaco — 1 night

Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 12th (Mon), get a taste of the local shopping with Marché de la Condamine, then explore the galleries of The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, and then admire the landmark architecture of Prince's Palace.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Monte-Carlo trip simple and quick.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Madrid to Monte-Carlo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in June, expect nights in Monte-Carlo to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cannes.
Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:

Cannes, France — 1 night

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cannes online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Monte-Carlo to Cannes takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Cannes when traveling from Monte-Carlo in June, with lows around 19°C. You will leave for home on the 13th (Tue).
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:

Monaco travel guide

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Aquariums · Casinos · Historic Walking Areas
Rich Man's Paradise City
As part of the French Riviera, Monaco offers the sparkling aquamarine waters of the Mediterranean Sea on its doorstep. The country has long been known for its panache--fast cars, big casinos, and expensive boutiques surround you here. While there are less luxurious activities for travelers, this is not the country for tourists on a budget. Many cruise ships make this a port of call in this region, so expect to see these vessels and large yachts as part of the landscape here.